The Japanese Cultural Society of Maui is accepting entries for its 2013 Maui Matsuri T-shirt design contest. The entry deadline is March 25. The winner will receive $100 and five T-shirts, and be recognized in the May 8 Maui Matsuri Maui News tabloid.
Artists may draw their entry on 11- by 17-inch white paper or submit a computer rendering of the design. All entries should include the kanji symbol (Japanese calligraphy) for ganbari with a reference to its definition (perseverance). All instructions and ganbari calligraphy can be found on the Maui Matsuri Website at www.mauimatsuri.com. Contestants may drop off their entry form and artwork to Araki-Regan & Associates LLC, 1823 Wells St., Ste. 2A, Wailuku, HI 96793 or mail it to the same address.
For more information about the 13th Annual Maui Matsuri, visit mauimatsuri.com or call the Matsuri hotline at (808) 283-9999.